Pump up the noise with Sounds for BBM on BlackBerry 10

If you are looking to add some more features to BBM, you are going to want to check out Sounds for BBM in BlackBerry World.  The Sounds for BBM app allows you to share audio clips with your BBM contacts, ranging from animal sounds and city noises to famous video clips. The app is free […]

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BBM Channels Updated in the Beta Zone – Chat now available!

UPDATE: The BBM Channel owner must enable the chat option so others can chat with you. This is done in the chat itself. BlackBerry has released a new update for BBM Channels, this update adds the much anticipated chat feature as well as other additions. Below you will see the full change log for all […]

BlackBerry India MD – BBM Coming to Android in September

Ever since BlackBerry World 2013, people have been speculating on the dates as to when BBM would arrive for iOS and Android. BlackBerry has stated that this would happen by the end of the summer. Well, during the BlackBerry Q5 launch event on India, Sunil Lalvani, managing director of BlackBerry India made the following remark: […]

Service has been restored for BBM Channels

Over the weekend you may or may not have noticed but BBM Channels was acting a bit wonky with service interruptions. Well, BlackBerry has sent out a message to everyone on the BBM Channels beta program letting them know that service has been fully restored. Below you will find the email from BlackBerry on this […]

Indonesian Goverment Proposing Fine for BBM Outages.

Indonesia is contemplating accessing a 10 cent per user fine to BlackBerry for any and all future BBM outages if the service cannot be restored in 4 hours or less.  If that fine comes to be that shakes out to about 1.5 million USD for each incident.  15 Million subscribers in Indonesia can be a […]

Fake Android BBM App Pulled from Google Play

Well this was just a matter of time before some yahoo published a BBM application to Google Play. A recent article from CNET states that the app was downloaded ore than 100,000. Along with the application download came a fake BBM Android start screen, it was called “blackberry messenger bbm” created by developer called “RIM”. […]

The UK Likes BBM The Most

Acision the global messaging leader research specialists, did sms messaging research for both the UK and the USA. They found that the UK preferred BBM to all other messaging platforms. While BBM is preferred in the UK, in the US it didn’t fair as well because SMS is the favored one. What Acision said in […]

BBM Channels updated in the BlackBerry Beta Zone

BlackBerry has released an update tho their BBM Channels in the BlackBerry Beta Zone. This update brings a slew new additions, below you will see the full change log! You can add our channel by using this Pin: C000F0BF2 or by scanning the below bar code. New Features include:  Search for Channels – Within the […]

BlackBerry to Add Sponsored Invites to BBM Channels

Ever since BlackBerry Live, we have been hearing a lot on the BBM Channels as well as how BBM will be going cross-platform. Well it seems as though BlackBerry will begin adding “Sponsored Invites” to BBM Channels. BlackBerry published a survey in the BlackBerry Beta Zone on the “Sponsored Invites” below is what they had […]

Leaked/Extracted: BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) v10.2.0.12 Bar File from OS 10.2 – UPDATED

UPDATE: We have just loaded the BBM .BAR file on our Q10 and Z10 all seems to be great! All contacts and BBM Channels are there and intact. lbfe has just published a download link for an updated BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) v10.2.0.12 .Bar file. This .Bar file was extracted from BlackBerry OS 10.2.0.93! This version […]

BlackBerry Hiring Director of Media Sales for BBM Channels

BlackBerry is looking to hire a new director over media sales for new social network BBM Channels. BBM Channels is a new social networking feature within BBM that provides dedicated messaging streams to brands and users. Express yourself with BBM Channels. Create, edit & publish in an instant. Or connect to the people, communities and brands you love – […]

“8 Reasons BlackBerry Owners Get It Done” according to VerizonInsider

There is no doubt that BlackBerry has traditionally been the phone of choice for business customers.  And in saying that, typically BlackBerry owners are always on the go and use their devices to get things done.  Well the VerizonInsider has put together a list of 8 reasons why BlackBerry owners get it done, and as […]

UPDATED: BBM Launching on iOS and Android on June 27th

UPDATE: BlackBerry has now said that T-MobileUK’s  Tweet from their Twitter account “is not inaccurate.” Well this is interesting news, according to a tweet from T-Mobile UK: “Great news – BlackBerry Messenger will be available to download on iOS and Android from June 27th! #BBM pic.twitter.com/PbG1uknM3h“. This is great news but still nothing has been […]

Upcoming BlackBerry OS 10.2 Comes With Some New Features And Updates

The last few days there have been a bunch of releases of OS 10.1. Now there is talk of 10.2 and what is to come. Since it is unconfirmed by BlackBerry, we should take it with a grain of salt. Although the features/updates seem reasonable and feasible so it is likely to be true. What’s […]

Is BBM Coming To iOS And Android On June 27th?

New rumors are saying that BBM is coming to iOS and Android on June 27th. We know that BBM is coming to both platforms, we just didn’t know the when. Well we knew summer time, but that could have meant August. Either way, I am happy to see it become available to other platforms. Looks […]

New Avatars for BBM Promoting Cross Platform Growth.

With the announcement of BBM going cross platform at BlackBerry Live it was only a matter of time before there were new avatars available that focused on spreading the word. As you can see from the images these get right to the point and don’t play around. If you want to rock these as your […]

BBM Channels Web Portal Now Available

During BlackBerry Live we got a big surprise announcement BBM Channels!! Well this announcement cam with a web portal that lets the user/owner of their channel manage posts through a web portal on a PC. This is a great feature for any website that is using BBM Channels. Also be sure to add the NerdBerry […]

BBM Money Registration Fairing Well, Over 60,000 Users Have Registered Since It Launched

BBM Money launched less than three months ago in Indonesia and it has been gaining a lot of users. More than 60,000 people have joined, which has exceeded the original predictions. BlackBerry hopes to have 200,000 by the end of the year. Which is totally possible if people keep registering at that rate.

Former Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis Said iOS & Android Users Will Embrace BBM

BlackBerry founder and former Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis said that he’s confident that users of iPhones and other devices will embrace the company’s BlackBerry Messenger platform, which will be offered on rival phones later this year. “BBM is by far the most compelling wireless experience and wireless social-networking environment,” Lazaridis, who stepped down as co-chief executive […]

Learn More About BBM Channels – Add the @NerdBerry Channel

Are you still wondering what BBM Channels are or do? Well BlackBerry has recently uploaded the above video showcasing some of the features offered with BBM Channels. BBM Channels is a great way to connect and learn about people, businesses, blogs and much more. It is a social network for BBM! You can add our […]